EBONYI STATE FLAGS OF HER ELECTRIC TRICYCLE TOWN SHUTTLE: DAVE-UMAHI GREEN TRANSPORT SCHEME BY DEPARTMENT OF AUTOMOBILE & FOUNDRY, EBONYI STATE VOCATIONAL COLLEGE.
It was all glorious yesterday, 8th May, 2020, at St. Margret Umahi International Market, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, as the newly acquired Electric Tricycle (KEKE), by Ebonyi State government under the visionary and innovative leadership of His Excellency, Engr. Chief David Umahi, FNSE, FNATE commences its town shuttle service. The flag off ceremony was graced by dignitaries and some honourable members of Ebonyi State Executive Council; as well as a crowd of well meaning Ebonyians and Market Men and Women. During this epoch making and historic occasion, Dr. Steven Odoh, Honourable Commissioner for Business Development, who represented His Excellency the governor, assured Ebonyians of the readiness of the State Government to do more in the area of human capital development and human empowerment, and urged them to continue praying and supporting the government as more dividends of democracy shall be delivered by our Workaholic and development orientated governor. Moreso, Dr. Onyebuchi Chima, Commissioner for Education and the host commissioner of Vocational College; advised the youth and the emerging generation to live beyond the euphoria of the new transport system and think innovatively on how more heights could be attained in the State through them. Addressing the crowd, he inspired them to think positively towards how the parts of the tricycle could be reproduced in Ebonyi to ensure the availability when it comes to maintenance and replacement of the parts.Furthermore, Mrs Ann Aligwe, Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Human Capital Development, appreciated the governor for the dream come true and encouraged the beneficiaries of the transport scheme, to be business orientated, human friendly and grateful to their Excellencies , as positive attitude reinforces behavior.